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Principal Structural Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Buildings & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50k - 60k per year

  • Contact:

    Claire Shinar

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 031

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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Recently released Principal Structural Engineer opportunity with fast-tracked progression to Director offers fantastic career progression for an ambitious Engineer looking to progress quickly.

About the company
The company have been servicing their extensive client base for over 40 years, establishing their multidisciplinary engineering services in the UK. Covering a variety of buildings and infrastructure sectors, they are looking to appoint an experienced Principal to complement their structural design team within their buildings division.
The company take pride on setting themselves apart from their competition, providing their valued employees a friendly and supportive environment. In addition to providing both technical and commercial exposure required to excel as a fully competent Engineer, they take a proactive approach to on-going training and development for all their staff.

Role & Responsibilities
The role of Principal Structural Engineer would ideally be suited to a Chartered Structural Engineer at Senior to Principal level who would like an opportunity that would allow them to progress quickly within the company.
You will be assisting in leading an existing team of Engineers and Technicians, taking a lead on projects and be involved with commercial, financial and business development responsibilities.

The scope of work is extremely varied, so past exposure to a variety of different building sectors is important. This includes, but is not limited to:
·Sport & Leisure
·BEng/MSc (or equivalent) Civil/Structural Engineering
·CEng status with IStructE or ICE
·Min 6 years' experience
·Experience of managing a design team
·Ability to train and mentor more junior members of the team
·Experience of whole project process from fee proposals and concept design to project completion
Strong technical ability with in-depth experience of designing in all main materials
·Client facing
·Passion for business development
·Excellent commercial awareness and business acumen
Salary, car allowance and bonus scheme will be offered in addition to an attractive benefits package.
Due to the rare nature of the opportunity, please apply as soon as possible to ensure your application is considered at the beginning of the recruitment process. For a confidential conversation about this opportunity, please contact Claire on 02393 876 031.